Post Tagged with: "West Virginia"

College Football Player Arrested After Viciously Attacking Two Men He Saw Kissing

College Football Player Arrested After Viciously Attacking Two Men He Saw Kissing

Federal authorities are debating whether to call this a hate crime. It seems pretty clear.

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News Misrepresents 150 Rowdy Teens As ‘Rioting,’ Conservatives Go Full-On Racist (SCREENSHOTS)

News Misrepresents 150 Rowdy Teens As ‘Rioting,’ Conservatives Go Full-On Racist (SCREENSHOTS)

A group of teenagers that consisted of mostly African-Americans got a little crazy Saturday night. Almost automatically “monkeys” were “rioting,” though there was zero property damage.

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West Virginia Republican Declares Rape ‘Beautiful’ If Child Is Conceived

West Virginia Republican Declares Rape ‘Beautiful’ If Child Is Conceived

We may have just found our new Todd Akin.

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3.1 Million Workers Get A Well Deserved Raise As Minimum Wage Increases On Jan. 1st (VIDEO)

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Are you getting a well deserved raise on January 1st?

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‘Magical Warlock’ Sentenced To 750 Years In Prison For Child Sex Abuse (VIDEO)

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A child sexual predator who told his victims that he could heal their sick parents with Pagan ‘magic’ sex acts, was sentenced to 750 years in prison.

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Gunman Fires at West Virginia Reporter Interviewing Woman About Shooting (VIDEO)

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A gunman opened fire on a West Virginia reporter who was interviewing a woman about a shooting the previous night.

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Homeless Man Loses Only Photos Of Deceased Wife When Heartless Cop Tosses Backpack Into River

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Life’s hard enough for homeless folks, and Officer Lightner took it up a notch.

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You Won’t Believe How Much Americans Are Paying Corporations To Work For Them (VIDEO)

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Americans, on average, have paid more than $456,000 for every ONE job created by massive corporate tax subsidies, and that’s not all…

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WV Columnist: Michael Brown Was an ‘Animal’ Who Had to Be ‘Put Down’

WV Columnist: Michael Brown Was an ‘Animal’ Who Had to Be ‘Put Down’

“This summer I had an epiphany as I watched packs of racists riot in Ferguson, Missouri, in support of a gigantic thug who was higher than a kite when he attacked Ferguson Police Department Officer Darren Wilson, who unfortunately had to put this animal down.” — Donald Surber

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WV Cop Suspended After KKK Videos Featuring Him And His Teenage Daughter Found

Pictured above, Lt. Shawn Williams, CPD Image Credit: wtrf.com

Disgustingly, the city’s white Republican mayor, Danny Jones, has stated that he will not honor the directives of the prosecutor’s office regarding officer Williams.

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Watch: Cops Brutally Arrest Terminally-Ill Man, Then Threaten Woman For Filming (VIDEO)

Watch: Cops Brutally Arrest Terminally-Ill Man, Then Threaten Woman For Filming (VIDEO)

Police in West Virginia were caught on video violently arresting a terminally-ill man after mistaking the symptoms of his illness for drunkenness. In the harrowing footage, the man can be seen bleeding from the face and heard choking on the blood while police refuse to give him room to breathe […]

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West Virginia Mayor Says Only ‘Silver Bullet’ To Substance Abuse Is Prayer (VIDEO)

West Virginia Mayor Says Only ‘Silver Bullet’ To Substance Abuse Is Prayer (VIDEO)

Like many cities around the country, Huntington, West Virginia, is not immune to drug problems. The second largest city in West Virginia has a pitiful crime record that far outpaces the average for the rest state. So, it must have come as some relief that Huntington’s mayor, Steve Williams, announced […]

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Tests Show Crude MCHM Spilled In West Virginia Is Far More Toxic Than Reported

Tests Show Crude MCHM Spilled In West Virginia Is Far More Toxic Than Reported

  n July 10th, 2014, environmental engineer Andrew Whelton, released the results of federally funded research carried out on the chemical known as crude MCHM. Crude MCHM is the chemical which contaminated the water supply of more than 300,000 West Virginia residents last January. Whelton’s research shows a ‘drastic difference’ […]

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Koch Brothers Group Caught Blatantly Lying To Voters About Voter Registration In West Virginia

Koch Brothers Group Caught Blatantly Lying To Voters About Voter Registration In West Virginia

The Koch controlled Americans for Prosperity sent West Virginia voters in at least eight counties misleading literature regarding the validity of their registration in an apparent effort to confuse voters.

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Coca Cola Joins Rising Chorus Against Coal Pollution

Coca Cola Joins Rising Chorus Against Coal Pollution

Coca-Cola and other companies are opposing the use of coal and other fossil fuels due to climate change. West Virginia is bound to benefit.

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Unbelievable! Freedom Industries Neglected To Mention A Second Toxic Chemical

On Tuesday, January 21, Freedom Industries President, Gary Southern asked to speak with the Director of Homeland Security in private. You won't believe why. Image: Foo Conner

At around 10:00 am on Tuesday, January 21, 2014,  Freedom Industries President Gary Southern approached Mike Dorsey. Dorsey is the Director of Homeland Security and Emergency Response for the WV Department of Environmental Protection. He has been working with state and federal agencies in Charleston WV, since Freedom Industries first […]

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Yes, West Virginia, There Is Coal Behind Your Chemical Spill

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In spite of all the protest by defenders of coal, a coal magnate owns the chemical company that contaminated W. Virginia’s water.

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Freedom Industries Files For Bankruptcy; Wants To Shift Cost Of Spill To Taxpayers (VIDEO)

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Freedom Industries caused the chemical spill that left 300,000 people in W. VA without water. Now they’ve filed bankruptcy to stick taxpayers with the bill.

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GOP Congress Guts Toxic Waste Clean Up Laws, As WV Struggles Without Water

Mayflower neighborhood oil spill; photo by Ryan Liggett @KATV

The same day Freedom Industries spilled toxic waste in WV, House republicans passed a bill to eliminate the EPA’s power to enforce clean up of toxic spills

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Coal Industry Contaminates Water, Puts W. VA In State Of Emergency

Mining photo cc 2005 by Stephen Codrington via Wikimedia Commons.

West Virginia’s coal industry has leaked a contaminant, of unknown proportions and unknown consequences, into the water supply of 9 counties.

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